2019/2020 Scholarships for Master’s in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa at University of Pretoria
The Human Rights and Democratization in Africa (HRDA) is a one-year concentrated course where 25-30 extraordinary people go through a half year in Pretoria and a half year at one of the 12 accomplice colleges all over Africa. They are instructed by famous speakers in the field of human rights and experience numerous pragmatic preparing works out.
It is the main course of its sort in Africa. Graduates progress toward becoming individuals from the HRDA Alumni Association whose 537 individuals are as of now dynamic in the full range of human rights work: from grassroots, through common administration, to global associations including the African Union and the United Nations.
- Law students (LLM option): Applicants must have a degree allowing access to the legal profession
- Non-law students (MPhil option): Applicants must have an Honours degree in a discipline relevant to human rights and democratisation
- Applicants must have excellent academic credentials and demonstrate human rights experience or interest;
- Women, as well as members of minority groups such as indigenous people, LGBTI persons and persons with disabilities, are particularly encouraged to apply.
- There are up to 25 FULL Scholarships available for African citizens.
- Partially or fully self-funded students are also encouraged to apply for this programme.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates who meet the criteria listed above should apply by clicking on the “Apply” button below:
Deadline: 30 June 2019.